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Treated as Murder
Series: Edith Horton Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Set in 1931, Edith Horton is a former VAD who finds herself not only struggling with her inner demons, but with the presence of evil in her village in the Yorkshire Dales. Her brother is suspected of murdering an elderly wealthy widow, and sins of the past have echoes in her life and the lives of those close to her.
Ethan Justice: Origins
Series: Ethan Justice Action Thrillers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 87,820. Language: British English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
In the morning, he's struggling to remember. By the evening, he's struggling to survive. John Smith's risk avoidance policy just expired! 'Ethan Justice: Origins' is a fast-paced, action-packed, character-driven thriller, guaranteed to make you laugh out loud, cringe, cry and cheer.
Mummy's Little Girl
Price: Free! Words: 92,040. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Evil is lurking in the sleepy village of Kenley. When the body of a young girl is discovered in the middle of the Glory Woods, a nearby local beauty spot, Detective Inspector Carla Right starts to uncover secrets that have been buried for many years, secrets that will change the lives of some of the local residents forever.
Enigma
Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.92 from 12 reviews)
Dick Love is a 42-year-old detective from New York now living and working in London. And if given the choice he’d just as soon stay alive. He has a pregnant boxer relying on it.
WALKING INTO MURDER - Book One of the Laura Morland Mystery series
Series: Laura Morland Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 87,250. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Meet the irrepressible over-curious new female sleuth, Laura Morland, as she embarks on a solo walking trip in the Cotswolds of England. She is kidnapped by a(charming) man who may or may not be a murderer, held in an ancient manor house where she finds a body and meets a host of ecccentrics, none of whom are what they seem. Walking into Murder is impossible to put down and fun to read. Try it!
Nothing Done in Secret
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
An overbearing realtor is dead at the church she planned to convert to condominiums. A man in a ski mask attacks a young woman revealing a pattern of unsolved crimes going back three decades. Captain Alexander Moffat must conduct two very different investigations. Nothing Done in Secret is a British-style mystery set in the small towns and vineyards of California’s picturesque Gold Country.
Out of Time
Price: Free! Words: 78,210. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Hidden away in the dark, three bodies await their time to reveal their secret to the world. What Detective Neil Townsend could not envisage is how their story would come to light. Asked to work with an eccentric assistant of Scotland Yard, Neil finds both his abilities and his patience pushed to their limits. Can Neil solve the riddle he has been set, or will we all run Out of Time?
Wading Into Murder: Book Two of the Laura Morland Mystery Series
Series: Laura Morland Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 90,580. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The irrepressible Laura Morland, Professor of Gender Studies, is back again! In WADING INTO MURDER, Laura is forced to wade across a rat-infested pool to rescue an abandoned baby in the famous Roman Baths of England. Attempts on her life and near-escapes come thick and fast after that as does an inexplicable murder. Only a totally unexpected accusation at the very end reveals the merciless killer.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s collection of stories featuring the world’s greatest consulting detective has now been re-written, with all the characters regendered. Now follow Miss Sherlock Holmes as she uses her unparalleled powers of deduction to solve her most challenging mysteries.
Don't Feed the Rat! (A Jacob Hicks Murder Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2017 by FTK Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Jacob Hicks, resident weird professor, is the suspect in a murder case, he reluctantly sets out to prove his innocence. With Emily, on probation for biting a policeman, he delves into the gossip and lies of the local allotment society, where gardening tools can be deadly weapons. Meanwhile, Paddy the Rat is plagued by teenage rat Cecil, while his childhood bogeyman has come alive.
Frozen in Crime
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Frozen in Crime is the fifth novel in the Pitkirtly mystery series. As Christmas approaches, deep snow cloaks the little town of Pitkirtly, an armed robbery takes place and Jemima’s husband Dave disappears. But that's just the start of it!
Death Without Pity
Price: Free! Words: 52,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
A body is discovered at the side of a rural road, a victim of a hit-and-run at violent speed, a young man without a name or identification. No car can be found and no driver. The case is destined to be closed without result; though Inspector Graham Rase cannot accept this. He, with only the cautious support of his Sergeant, is determined to resolve the case and name the boy.
The Bluebell Informant
Price: Free! Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
How do you catch a killer who is already dead? When DS Evelyn Giles is called to a murder scene, it seems like an open-and-shut case. But when the prime suspect reveals a horrifying secret, Giles' past comes back to haunt her. Her greatest nemesis - the Bluebell Killer - is still out there. And very much alive...
Widowmere
Price: Free! Words: 118,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The sun sets over Windermere. An artist is sketching on the shore; nearby, a beautiful young widow fills her pockets with stones and wades out into the lake... The artist, Eden, is in England's Lake District looking for a new start. Now she finds that deceit and death lie waiting in the shadow of the hills.
Mud Pie
Price: Free! Words: 102,210. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A tale of rugby, puddings and murder. Ingredients: 1 handful of illegal drugs, 1 twelve-inch chef's knife, 1 blood-stained handkerchief, 6 rugby forwards and half a motorbike. When stirred by Lannie Herron, a young chef on the run, these make a deadly mixture. One of the players at the rugby club where she works may be a killer - but which one?
Killing Satisfaction
Price: Free! Words: 130,200. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The year is 1965 and the sixties are in full swing; the Rolling Stones iconic track '(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction' is about to change popular music forever. Violence, organised crime and police corruption are on the rise, but a seemingly pointless and despicable crime is about to shock the public and mire in a lasting controversy.
Full-Bodied Wine : A Vintage Murder
Price: Free! Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Denis O'Gorman, Junior Diplomat in Ireland's Embassy in Ankara has become entangled in a Turkish plot. His matrimonial plans are in shambles. The Residence is 'haunted'. The wine is undependable. And then a murder occurs. Denis turns detective. The Department in Dublin is not impressed.
A Little Local Affair
Series: The Fordhamton Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The strange events in Fordhamton started with the sudden death of Alan Price. Was it suicide or did the suspicious circumstances indicate murder? No one liked Price but most people in town needed him alive. DI Harley is just a spectator as political and sexual relationships emerge and the investigation made more complex with petty vandalism, arson and another dead body to muddy the waters.
Not Exactly Dead
Series: MI5 1/2, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,630. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Richard Hugh, aka Triple-O Five of MI5 1/2, is happily making life miserable for bad guys and cultivating a reputation as a lady's man. But then the Americans send over Emma Chapman to keep an eye on him, in hopes of catching a spy killer they think is on his tail.
Rot
Price: Free! Words: 91,810. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
What would you do if someone you loved committed murder? Rot is a gritty British tale of death, dilemma, and dark humour, which proves that sometimes secrets can be deadly.

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